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Flights from Detroit to Phoenix, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:15 AM

Detroit to Phoenix Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:15 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Phoenix. American & Frontier frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Phoenix flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DTTPHX
Wed 12/7
nonstop
PHXDTT
Tue 12/13
nonstop
$117
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Frontier
DTTPHX
Fri 10/28
nonstop
PHXDTT
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$127
Select
Frontier
DTTPHX
Fri 10/28
nonstop
PHXDTT
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$127
Select
Frontier
DTTPHX
Fri 10/28
nonstop
PHXDTT
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$127
Select
Frontier
DTTPHX
Sat 10/29
nonstop
PHXDTT
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$127
Select
Frontier
DTTPHX
Sun 10/30
nonstop
PHXDTT
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$127
Select
United
DTTPHX
Wed 12/7
1 stop
PHXDTT
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$196
Select
Spirit
DTTPHX
Sat 12/3
2 stops
PHXDTT
Tue 12/13
2 stops
$282
Select
Alaska
DTTPHX
Tue 11/1
1 stop
PHXDTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$383
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Phoenix?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Phoenix, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $129.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Phoenix?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit to Phoenix based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Detroit to Phoenix?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Detroit to Phoenix.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $247 $230
7-14 days $242 $280
14-21 days $167 $181
21-30 days $127 $183
30-60 days $127 $189
60-90 days $117 $175
90+ days $137 $227

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Phoenix

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Phoenix is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$137 $127 $117 $137 $127 $127 $127

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Phoenix by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Detroit to Phoenix flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Detroit Phoenix American 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 $340
October Detroit Phoenix American 10/29/16 11/1/16 0 $127
November Detroit Phoenix Frontier 11/3/16 11/9/16 0 $137
December Detroit Phoenix American 12/7/16 12/13/16 0 $117
January Detroit Phoenix Frontier 1/18/17 1/25/17 0 $137
February Detroit Phoenix Frontier 2/5/17 2/8/17 0 $152
March Detroit Phoenix American 3/6/17 3/13/17 0 $316
April Detroit Phoenix American 4/4/17 4/11/17 0 $317

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Phoenix

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Phoenix. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$297
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$297 $306
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$306 $227
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$227 $127
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$127 $147
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$147

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Phoenix

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Detroit to Phoenix is $252.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Phoenix is $122.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Detroit to Phoenix.

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Phoenix - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:32 17:55
Delta 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 08:25 20:15
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 17:25 17:25
Southwest 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 05:55 16:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Phoenix

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Detroit to Phoenix. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Detroit to Phoenix is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Phoenix is $221.

Detroit to Phoenix Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Phoenix?
Answer: The average Detroit to Phoenix flight time is 4 hours and 18 minutes.
Question: How far is Phoenix from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Phoenix is 1,666 miles (2,681 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Phoenix?
Answer: There are 56 direct flights from Detroit to Phoenix.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Phoenix?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Phoenix.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Phoenix?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Phoenix Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:15 AMNumber of routes searched: 213Number of itineraries searched: 450,798

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Phoenix? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Phoenix. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Detroit to Phoenix
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American ORD
American DFW
United IAH
United IAD
Delta SLC
Delta MSP
Alaska SEA
Delta LAX
JetBlue BOS
American PHL
United EWR
American CLT
Delta JFK
Delta YYZ
United SFO

Detroit to Phoenix Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Phoenix. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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